Bessarabia

Bessarabia (Bessara`bia) , a government in the SW. of Russia, between the Dniester and the Pruth; a cattle-breeding province; exports cattle, wool, and tallow.

Population (circa 1900) given as 1,688,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Bess, Good Queen * Bessar`ion, John
Berwick-on-Tweed
Berwickshire
Berze`lius, Johan Jakob
Besançon
Besant, Mrs. Annie
Besant, Sir Walter
Besenval, Baron
Besika Bay
Besme
Bess, Good Queen
Bessara`bia
Bessar`ion, John
Bessel, Friedrich Wilhelm
Bessemer, Sir Henry
Bessemer process
Bessières, Jean Baptiste
Bessus
Bestiary
Bethany
Bethel
Bethencourt

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